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CRESCO - In a special program at the Freedom Rock in Cresco on Memorial Day, Dale Fenske and his two sons, Eric and Nick, received Quilts of Valor. The trio were happy to be able to receive the quilts together. They were presented by Sandy Thorson. The Fenskes come from a very long line of men and...
LIME SPRINGS - Maria Klingsheim can be the poster child of following your heart and dreams.  Being a classically-trained musician, she assumed she’d end up in a big city looking for ways to use her talents and skills — singing and performing in front of large crowds, directing theater productions...
HOWARD COUNTY - In this day and age of cameras on cell phones or iPads, there is usually a way to save the memory or awesome moment a person is witnessing. During the Mighty Howard County Fair, locals can submit those interesting, breathtaking or just plain cute photos to the Times Plain Dealer’s “...
CRESCO - Regional Health Services of Howard County’s (RHSHC) recent affiliation transition to Avera Health boasts many advantages for patient health care, and one of the most helpful is the introduction of the AveraChart app. The AveraChart app is a free, easy, secure online patient portal that...
HOWARD COUNTY - Pay-One-Price Fair Buttons can be purchased at area Howard County businesses any time between now and the start of the Mighty Howard County Fair, June 22-26. Costs are $35 before the first day and $45 after, for those nine-years-old and above. Under nine are free. The button admits...
Driving along N. Elm St. in Cresco is causing a lot of second looks at the previous Baptist Church and most recently the Store Next Door, associated with the County Store on the corner of N. Elm and 3rd St. The “castle part” of the structure is being taken off. A new roof will soon replace the old...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - With Flag Day taking place next week, on June 14, the following is a list of do’s and don’ts associated with Old Glory, the U.S. Flag.   When displaying  the flag . . . • Display the U.S. flag from sunrise to sunset on buildings and stationary flagstaffs in the open. When a...
LIME SPRINGS - On June 4, 2022 at approximately 10:10 p.m., the Howard County Sheriff’s Office was called to a vehicle in the ditch, south of Lime Springs on Oak Ave. The caller reported an intoxicated male standing in the road near the vehicle. Responding deputies encountered the male on Oak Ave....
CHESTER - At approximately 11:20 a.m. on Monday, May 30, 2022, the Howard County Sheriff’s Office was responded to rural Chester, Iowa for child endangerment call. A female at 2071 Forest Ave. stated to dispatch that her husband was shaking their child, was talking about Jesus and was possibly...
A full day of Memorial Day ceremonies were held around Howard County, State and Nation to honor those military members who lost their lives in service to their country. In Cresco, Navy Veteran Laura Hubka gave the address. She noted she served from 1983-1994. “I am honored to be here today. I come...

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